Stories by Sarah Lazare

Sarah Lazare is a staff writer for AlterNet. A former staff writer for Common Dreams, she coedited the book About Face: Military Resisters Turn Against War. Follow her on Twitter [email protected] subscribe to Sarah Lazare's feed

Posted on: Dec 14, 2016, Source: AlterNet

General John Kelly, who oversaw Guantánamo Bay, has been appointed to lead the Department of Homeland Security.

Posted on: Dec 12, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Obama faces mounting calls to eliminate a discriminatory Bush-era registry that targets Muslims.

Posted on: Dec 11, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Following ruling, nearly 500 mothers and children were released from notorious immigrant prisons in Texas.

Posted on: Dec 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Internal document shows Trump’s transition team instructed the Department of Energy to hand over names.

Posted on: Dec 9, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The American Jewish Committee that helped launch the effort has a track record of Islamophobia.

Posted on: Dec 6, 2016, Source: AlterNet

From the outset, Jared Kushner's New York Observer has been an instrument of the Trump campaign.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Regulations permitting a registry created by Bush are still on the books.

Posted on: Dec 5, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Emails obtained by AlterNet show extensive lobbying by the American Jewish Committee for legislation against the BDS movement.

Posted on: Nov 23, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Water protectors are calling on federal authorities to intervene to stop police violence.

Posted on: Nov 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Organizers say now is the time to prepare for resistance.

Posted on: Nov 22, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Sophia Wilansky’s family said part of her arm was "blown away" by a police concussion grenade.

Posted on: Nov 21, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The shocking contents of a briefing paper held by Kris Kobach in a meeting with Trump were captured in a photo.

Posted on: Nov 17, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Richard Spencer, cited in Breitbart as a key founder of the ‘alt-right,’ is an overt white nationalist.

Posted on: Nov 16, 2016, Source: AlterNet

While defending Bannon, Dershowitz called Black Lives Matter an anti-Semitic group and smeared Rep. Keith Ellison.

Posted on: Nov 15, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Newt Gingrich and Rudy Giuliani are both backers of the Mojahedin-e Khalq regime change lobby.

Posted on: Nov 13, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Brazile explains unusual interaction with ultra-conservative provocateur James O'Keefe.

Posted on: Nov 10, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Arizona organizers won an important campaign against the sheriff who terrorized their community for decades.

Posted on: Nov 8, 2016, Source: AlterNet

Live feed will monitor reports of violence and intimidation.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2016, Source: AlterNet

The Center for Security Policy produced the shoddy research Trump relied on to demonize Muslims.